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Developments in Risk-based Approaches to Safety

Proceedings of the Fourteenth Safety-citical Systems Symposium, Bristol, UK, 7-9 February 2006

Editors: Redmill, Felix, Anderson, Tom (Eds.)

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Developments in Risk-based Approaches to Safety contains the invited papers presented at the Fourteenth annual Safety-critical Systems Symposium, held at Bristol, UK in February 2006.

The papers included in this volume address the most critical topics in the field of safety-critical systems. The focus this year, considered from various perspectives, is on recent developments in risk-based approaches. Subjects discussed include innovation in risk analysis, management risk, the safety case, software safety, language development and the creation of systems for complex control functions.

Papers provide a mix of industrial experience and academic research results and are presented under the headings: Tutorial, New Approaches to Risk Assessment, Experience of Developing Safety Cases, Management Influence on Safety, Software Safety, New Technologies in Safety-critical Systems, Adding Dimensions to Safety Cases.

Table of contents (4 chapters)

  • Risk Assessment for M42 Active Traffic Management

    Max Halbert, Steve Tucker

    Pages 25-45

  • Safety Risk Assessment by Monte Carlo Simulation of Complex Safety Critical Operations

    Henk A. P. Blom, Sybert H. Stroeve, Hans H. de Jong

    Pages 47-67

  • Safety Case Development - a Practical Guide

    Derek Fowler, Dr Bernd Tiemeyer

    Pages 105-137

  • Safety Aspects of a Landing Gear System

    Dewi Daniels

    Pages 199-213

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
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  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-84628-333-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Developments in Risk-based Approaches to Safety
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the Fourteenth Safety-citical Systems Symposium, Bristol, UK, 7-9 February 2006
Editors
  • Felix Redmill
  • Tom Anderson
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-84628-447-2
DOI
10.1007/1-84628-447-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-84628-333-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 292
Number of Illustrations and Tables
68 b/w illustrations
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